Fishing off the jetty in Denham, Shark Bay

Things to Do in Denham & Shark Bay

Whether you’re looking for an action packed adventure or simply want to escape from the pressures of everyday life, you'll find it in Shark Bay.

Come face to face with the world famous dolphins of Monkey Mia on the beach or on board Aristocat II

Visit Ocean Park to explore the Oceanarium (pictured), watch the shark feeding and see many other attractions during your guided tour.

Go fishing beyond your wildest dreams! Do your own thing or go with a local charter skipper.

Take in the stunning marine life of Shark Bay first hand by snorkelling or scuba diving.

Treat yourself to a 4WD tour taking in the magnificent Francois Peron National Park, Stromatolites and Shell Beach.

Explore Dirk Hartog Island: Captain D Hartog landed here in 1616, making this one of the most significant European historical sites in Australia.

View the extraordinary colours of Shark Bay from the air on a magical scenic flight.

Pick up a memento from your trip at Blue Lagoon Pearls. There is a selection of pearls to choose from, plus an array of unusual jewellery.

The Shark Bay World Heritage Discovery Centre at 53 Knight Terrace in Denham offers advice, maps and bookings - a good place to start!

The information on this page contains some useful links. You may also want to explore the Shark Bay Tourism site, Experience Shark Bay.

Ocean Park oceanarium
Ocean Park oceanarium: Photo Tourism Western Australia
Shark Bay World Heritage Discovery Centre
Shark Bay World Heritage Discovery Centre: Photo Australia's Coral Coast
Monkey Mia dolphin experience
Monkey Mia dolphin experience: Photo Tourism Western Australia
Francois Peron National Park
Francois Peron National Park: Photo Tourism Western Australia
Close up of Shell Beach
Close up of Shell Beach: Photo Tourism Western Australia